screen is a new feature in Windows 8
and Windows RT
that replaces the Start Menu
from previous Windows. You can pin Store apps, programs, folders, drives
, contacts, and websites
to Start to quickly access what you use most. All of your apps—both apps you install from the Windows Store and desktop apps—are available from the Start screen. You can organize, group
, and name
categories of apps to how you like on the Start screen. Tiles
show what’s new so you can get important info and updates at a glance.
screen in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 is the new version of the Start Menu -> All Programs
that was in Windows 7 and Vista. The Apps screen displays all of your installed Store apps and desktop programs.
In Windows 8.1
and Windows RT 8.1
, the Start screen
can be viewed in either Start or Apps view.
This tutorial will show you how to allow or prevent all or specific users from being able to customize their Start screen
in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, or Windows RT 8.1.
You must be signed in as an administrator
to be able to do the steps in this tutorial.